Two fires reported in Lubbock, Shallowater Thursday afternoon - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Two fires reported in Lubbock, Shallowater Thursday afternoon

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

Five units from Lubbock Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire in the 1900 block of 46th Street at approximately 2:45 p.m.

The fire was brought under control in approximately thirty minutes.

Red Cross is providing assistance for the family of five. No injuries were reported with this fire.

Investigators say this fire was caused by a faulty central furnace gas line. Fire damage was limited to the heater closet.

The Shallowater Volunteer Fire Department was called to a report of a motor home on fire at FM 2641 at 2:49 p.m.

Fortunately, the occupant was not home at the time of the fire.

The fire was quickly brought under control, but the motor home suffered 100% fire and smoke damage throughout.

No injuries were reported. The Red Cross was called to assist the owner.

Investigators say the fire was caused by an unattended space heater.

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